Egypt - long trip
Extend your Travel Composer Israel itinerary and spend 3-5 days on a five-star luxury Nile cruise, stopping along the way to experience Egypt’s epic majesty during the day, and in the evenings gliding through the reeds on the shimmering ancient waters.
An empire for the ages, our experts agree that now is the time to experience Egypt. Our full but short Egypt itineraries indulge only the best of Egypt’s mysteries and marvels, immersing you in its colorful culture, vibrant bazaars, archeological wonders, and extraordinary architecture.
Travel Composer will seamlessly arrange your air travel, booking you on an unlisted direct flight between Ben Gurion airport and Cairo. Your Travel Composer egyptologist will meet you at the airport, and escort you for the duration of your time.
Visit the 4,500 year-old Pyramids on the Giza plateau - the Great Pyramid being the only survivor of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Guarding the Pyramids to the east purrs the legendary Sphinx. In Luxor, walk in the Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens, called the “world’s greatest open-air museum” because of the wealth of temples and tombs in the Necropolis of ancient Thebes.
With Travel Composer, gain entrance to private excavation rooms and sarcophagi normally closed to the public. In Cairo, your guide will escort you through the city on a route based on your tastes, visiting both the ancient and the contemporary; bustling bazaars, medieval fortresses, sites of current political import, and of course, the best restaurants this side of the Nile.